Could not subscribe, try again laterInvalid Email Rape, historic child abuse and the importation of a child sex doll are just some of the vile crimes committed by those jailed in Kent so far this year for sexual offences. These offences are all the more shocking when you take into account the age range of these criminals, from as young as 20 through to years-old. Kent Live looks back at some of the heartbreaking crimes against innocent children and adults in these horrific cases.
Dominic Phoenix - Rape and indecent assault Dominic Phoenix was sentenced on January 8 Dominic Phoenix, of Wood Street, Dover, was jailed for 24 years for multiple rapes and one incident of indecent assault.
The year-old was found guilty of carrying out numerous offences between and in the Deal area. He was arrested in after a teenage girl came forward to Kent Police. Phoenix was convicted of eight rapes and one indecent assault and was sentenced following a trial at Canterbury Crown Court on January 8. He will serve an additional four years on licence upon his release.
He will appear on the sex offenders register indefinitely. Historical sex offences But the law eventually caught up with Christopher Gillard, who was investigated in December after one victim came forward. During the period of abuse he was living in Sittingbourne but had connections to West Malling.
The year-old, of Launceston in Cornwall, was charged with eight counts of indecent assault - but later admitted five of the offences in court. The other three charges were ordered by the judge to remain on file. On Thursday, February 8, Gillard was sentenced to five years and three months imprisonment. The rapists, child abusers, knife attackers and kidnappers locked up in Kent last month Anthony Hutchings: Held his victims hostage and raped a woman Anthony Hutchings, 27, put two women through hours of misery and pain by trapping them in a house Vile Anthony Hutchings, of Lucerne Drive in Seasalter, repeatedly assaulted and even raped one of his female victims after refusing to let them leave an address in Whitstable on July 22 last year.
Both women required hospital treatment - with one having also been forced to swallow medicine that wasn't hers. He even forced one of his victims to stab the other. Hutchings, 27, was eventually tracked down to Northamptonshire where he was arrested on July He was jailed for 16 years on Thursday, February 8 and must serve an additional four years on licence after being found guilty of three counts of rape, two counts of false imprisonment, encouraging an offence, sexual assault, taking a vehicle without authority and breaching a suspended sentence.
He had also pleaded guilty to two counts of assault and perverting the course of justice. Historically abusing children William Wilson targeted girls in the s and 80s This man was sentenced to 22 years in prison after abusing children in Thanet between and William Wilson, 61, formerly of Westbrook Avenue in Margate, attacked two girls under Wilson was charged with a total of seven charges which consisted of four counts of rape, two counts of indecent assault and a sexual assault.
He pleaded not guilty but was convicted by the jury and was sentenced at Canterbury Crown Court Friday, February 9. Read More Brian Leach: The year-old's order was seized by custom's officials and he was subsequently arrested after a search of his home revealed he had also accessed indecent images of children on his computer, some of which were in the most extreme category.
He pleaded guilty to a charge of improper importation of indecent or obscene articles and to a further charge of making indecent images of a child and was jailed for 28 weeks on Monday, February The year-old attempted to kiss the victim, who rejected his advances, before assaulting her.
DNA was recovered and Rahman was identified as the offender. He was arrested on December 1. At Maidstone Crown Court he pleaded guilty to counts of assault by penetration and sexual assault. On Friday, February 23 he was jailed for five years and four months.